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Visible gold in drill core from Blue Star’s Ulu property in Nunavut, Canada.

Blue Star cuts impressive gold at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. July 20 reported that a wide section of high-grade gold was cut in the second hole of its 2022 drill program on its Ulu, Hood River, and Roma projects in Nunavut.... — Updated 7/21/2022

 
 By Shane Lasley    In-depth
Core from drilling through high-grade graphite in western Alaska.

Alaska sustainable energy key for mining

The global transition to low-carbon energy and transportation is both an incredible opportunity and daunting challenge for Alaska's mining sector. On the one hand, Alaska is incredibly... — Updated 6/30/2022

 
Blue Star geologist uses a loupe to check for gold mineralization in drill core.

Blue Star Gold off to good start at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. June 22 reported that drilling is now underway at its Ulu gold project in Nunavut and the first hole testing the Flood zone is now complete. "The launch of our 2022... — Updated 6/23/2022

 
Blue Star geologists collect a sample during gold exploration in Nunavut.

Blue Star Gold launches 2022 exploration

Blue Star Gold Corp. June 7 announced that it has mobilized equipment and crews for a summer exploration program across its Ulu, Hood River, and Roma gold projects in Nunavut. This... — Updated 6/16/2022

 
Blue Star Gold Ulu High Lake Greenstone belt Canada Nunavut map 2021 summary

2021 wrap for Blue Star, plans for 2022

Blue Star Gold Corp. Feb. 15 announced the final results from the 2021 exploration program at its Ulu project located in the High Lake Greenstone belt in Nunavut, Canada. According to a 2... — Updated 2/17/2022

 
Nunavut Canada Mining Explorers 2021 magazine Data Mine North TMAC Resources

Nunavut exploration heats up in 2021

Mineral exploration activity in Nunavut intensified in 2021 as mining companies mounted larger and more extensive programs in response to stronger capital markets, government... — Updated 2/10/2022

 
Yukon YMEP Dublin Gulch eagle mineral exploration incentives

2021 Yukon exploration bounces back

Mining exploration and production activity soared in Yukon Territory in 2021 thanks to high metals prices, pro-industry government policies, and mounting successes in the field. Bouncing... — Updated 1/26/2022

 
Blue Star Gold Nunavut Canada Ulu property Gnu AI Hood River Roma projects

Impressive gold tapped at Blue Star's Ulu

With a mix of traditional exploration and the data processing power offered by artificial intelligence, Blue Star Gold Corp. is seeking to unlock the high-grade gold potential across its... — Updated 1/26/2022

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Sabina Gold & Silver Nunavut Canada Agnico Eagle Mines Baffinland Iron COVID-19

Mining activity heats up after slowdown

Mineral exploration activity is heating up this summer in Nunavut after a yearlong hiatus sparked by restrictions and cautionary moves driven by the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020. For... — Updated 9/30/2021

 
Blue Star Gold Ulu Flood drilling results Nunavut Canada map NFN zone

Blue Star expands high-grade gold zone

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 22 reported the results from two holes that expand the high-grade core of the Flood zone on the company's Ulu property in the High Lake Greenstone Belt,... — Updated 9/30/2021

 
REE rare earth elements 17 15 lanthanides yttrium scandium USGS Mojave Desert

Made in North America rare earths return

Roughly 38,000 metric tons of rare earth concentrates were produced from American soil during 2020, yet the United States remains 100% reliant on foreign countries for its supply of... — Updated 9/16/2021

 
Blue Star Gold Gnu target Ulu project Nunavut Hood River property 2021 map

Blue Star cuts high-grade gold at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 1 announced that drilling has tapped strong gold mineralization at the Gnu target on its Ulu project in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced gold project... — Updated 9/9/2021

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News
Nunavut Canada Blue Star TMAC Resources Agnico Eagle Mines Sabina Gold

Mining in northern territory to rebound

Nunavut is one jurisdiction in Canada with a favorable economic outlook in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a recent economic analysis completed by the Conference Board of... — Updated 2/25/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Nunavut Agnico Eagle Mines Blue River Gold North Arrow

Few seek new mineral deposits

Already headed toward the lowest level of annual mineral exploration spending in nearly two decades, the mining industry in Nunavut got broadsided by the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.... — Updated 1/28/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Yukon Triumph Gold John Anderson Freegold Mountain

Revisiting underexplored Freegold targets

The primary goal of Triumph Gold Corp.'s 2020 exploration program was to advance underexplored, near-surface gold targets of the Freegold Mountain project in the Yukon. Over the years,... — Updated 1/18/2021

 
Mining Explorers 2020 Nunavut Blue Star Gold drill Grant Ewing Ulu Hood River

Blue Star adds gold to Ulu, Flood River

Blue Star Gold Corp. is focused on expanding the high-grade gold resources on its Ulu and Hood River properties in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced gold project that has... — Updated 1/18/2021

 
Drill tests Gnu gold zone helicopter standing by

Blue Star drills 2m of 52.7 g/t gold at Ulu

Blue Star Gold Corp. Oct. 28 announced additional high-grade gold intercepts from a recently completed 7,624-meter drill program at its Ulu and Hood River properties in the Kitikmeot... — Updated 11/5/2020

 
Michigan zone tent camp Tibbs gold project Goodpaster Mining District Alaska

Gneiss Pogo-like gold discovery at Tibbs

Tectonic Metals Inc. Oct. 26 reported that soils sampling has identified numerous drill-ready gold exploration targets that are strikingly similar to the deposits being mine at Northern... — Updated 11/5/2020

 
Gold exploration resource drilling

Signs of Ulu, Hood River growth potential

Blue Star Gold Corp. Sept. 30 announced encouraging gold results from the company's 2020 drill program at the Ulu and Hood River properties in Nunavut. The Ulu property hosts an advanced... — Updated 10/28/2020

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Junior chases target near historic mine

One intrepid junior tackled an enticing prospect in western Nunavut in 2019, marking the seventh year of its quest for gold in Canada's far north. Seeking new gold resources on the highly... — Updated 9/26/2020

 
 By Shane Lasley    News

Tectonic goes public, makes gold discovery

Investors looking for mineral exploration companies boasting a team with a proven track record and gold properties in safe and mineral-rich jurisdictions have a new choice with the... — Updated 9/26/2020

 

Nunavut takes stock in 20th year

Twenty years ago, Canada created the territory of Nunavut, carving out the easternmost part of the Northwest Territories to form the country's northernmost jurisdiction. A vast land of... — Updated 8/14/2020

 

Mineral riches lure explorers to Yukon

Though mineral exploration in Yukon Territory this year lagged the pace seen in 2018, mine development projects advanced at a steady clip in 2019, while several past-producing mines moved... — Updated 8/14/2020

 
 By Rose Ragsdale    News

Diamonds may be more than pipedreams

Droves of exploration companies have rushed to Yukon Territory in recent years to hunt for sizable deposits of gold, silver, copper, rare earth elements and base metals. Employing the most advanced geophysical and geochemical techniques... — Updated 11/20/2011

 
 By Curt Freeman    News

Exploration season shifts into high gear

The last month has seen a massive transition in Alaska from planning to execution, from getting ready to go to the field to boots on the outcrop and drills in the ground. Each year the... — Updated 6/26/2011

 

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